We actively work with clients around the world to improve their information technology (IT) practices, typically in the role of mentor/coach, team lead, or trainer. A full description of what we do, and how to contact us, can be found at Scott Ambler + Associates .
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Your project stakeholders - direct or indirect users, managers, senior managers, operations staff members, support (help desk) staff members, testers, developers working on other systems that integrate or interact with your, and maintenance professionals - are the only OFFICIAL source of requirements (yes, developers can SUGGEST requirements, but stakeholders need to adopt the suggestions). In fact it is the responsibility of project stakeholders to provide, clarify, specify, and prioritize requirements . Furthermore, it is the right of project stakeholders that developers invest the time to identify and understand those requirements. This is concept is critical to your success as an agile modeler - it is the role of project stakeholders to provide requirements, it is the role of developers to understand and implement them.